The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 172 166 195
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Contract jobs citing Apple 26 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.36% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 12
Average daily rate
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£376 £238 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.10% -15.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £150 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £255
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Average hourly rate £17.48 £25.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.10% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £25.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £25.80 £71.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2369 2646 3288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.08% 45.51% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 1826 2266
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 94
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) MS Office
3 19 (31.67%) Windows 7
4 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (30.00%) Blackberry
5 17 (28.33%) Mac OS X
6 16 (26.67%) Apple iOS
7 15 (25.00%) Android
8 14 (23.33%) Windows 8
8 14 (23.33%) ITIL
8 14 (23.33%) Finance
9 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 10 (16.67%) VPN
10 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
10 10 (16.67%) LAN
10 10 (16.67%) iPad
11 9 (15.00%) iPhone
11 9 (15.00%) iOS Development
11 9 (15.00%) WAN
11 9 (15.00%) DNS
11 9 (15.00%) DHCP
11 9 (15.00%) Citrix
12 8 (13.33%) Cisco
12 8 (13.33%) Objective-C
12 8 (13.33%) Google
12 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
13 7 (11.67%) QA
13 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Lync
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (36.67%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Google Apps
1 4 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.67%) VPN
2 10 (16.67%) LAN
3 9 (15.00%) WAN
3 9 (15.00%) DNS
3 9 (15.00%) DHCP
4 5 (8.33%) WLAN
4 5 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (6.67%) ADSL
6 3 (5.00%) ISDN
6 3 (5.00%) QSIG
6 3 (5.00%) H.323
6 3 (5.00%) MGW
6 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.33%) Internet
8 1 (1.67%) Firewall
8 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.67%) HTTP
8 1 (1.67%) VoIP
8 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Hudson
2 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.67%) CocoaPods
2 4 (6.67%) Xcode
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Publishing
4 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
6 1 (1.67%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) iOS Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.67%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.00%) IT Support
6 6 (10.00%) Mac Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Avaya Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) HTML
1 4 (6.67%) CSS
1 4 (6.67%) SOAP
1 4 (6.67%) Application Packaging
1 4 (6.67%) HTML5
1 4 (6.67%) CSS3
2 3 (5.00%) JSON
2 3 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (1.67%) RESTful
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (1.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (1.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 10 (16.67%) iPad
3 9 (15.00%) iPhone
4 6 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.67%) BYOD
6 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.67%) 3D Printing
7 1 (1.67%) Social Media
7 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.67%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows 7
3 17 (28.33%) Mac OS X
4 16 (26.67%) Apple iOS
5 15 (25.00%) Android
6 14 (23.33%) Windows 8
7 10 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 6 (10.00%) Mac OS
9 5 (8.33%) UNIX
10 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (6.67%) Windows Phone
11 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.67%) Linux
13 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) ITIL
2 9 (15.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.33%) TDD
5 5 (8.33%) Service Management
6 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.67%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) Android Development
7 3 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (5.00%) Security Patching
7 3 (5.00%) Memory Management
7 3 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (5.00%) ITSM
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) Objective-C
2 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.67%) Apple Swift
3 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.33%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) MCP
3 4 (6.67%) MCSA
3 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (5.00%) PMP
4 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.00%) ACTC
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
1 4 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (6.67%) Casper Suite
2 1 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Citrix
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco
3 8 (13.33%) Google
4 6 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 5 (8.33%) Reuters
5 5 (8.33%) HP
6 4 (6.67%) Dell
6 4 (6.67%) Adobe
6 4 (6.67%) Avaya
6 4 (6.67%) VMware
6 4 (6.67%) Remedy
6 4 (6.67%) McAfee
6 4 (6.67%) Polycom
7 3 (5.00%) Verint
7 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.00%) Sophos
8 2 (3.33%) Lotus
9 1 (1.67%) Symantec
9 1 (1.67%) Juniper
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